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Helen Renee (Sakal) Martin

December 16, 1959 ~ January 2, 2024 (age 64) 64 Years Old
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Helen Renee Martin

Elyria Township - Helen Renee (nee Sakal) Martin, 64, passed away on January 2, 2024 at University Hospitals of Elyria with her loving family by her side.

She was born on December 16, 1959 in Lagrange, OH.

Renee attended Elyria High School with the Class of 1978 and she graduated from JVS, which led to her becoming a skilled dental assistant. She married her beloved, Jerome “Jerry” Martin on December 6, 1978. Despite her professional accomplishments, Renee found her true calling in being a homemaker, a role she embraced with grace and dedication.

Renee enjoyed crocheting, working crossword puzzles and spending time with her family, especially her cherished grandson, Kasen.

Renee is survived by her sons, Joey and Jerry Martin; daughter, Jorgie Martin; grandson, Kasen Martin; best friend and dog, Stormy; and many loving nieces, nephews and family.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 38 years, Jerome “Jerry” T. Martin; and parents, Joseph and Barbara (nee Smith) Sakal.

Private family services will be held at a later date. Funeral arrangements by Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Lorain. Online condolences may be sent to the family using

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